URGENT ¥¥¥ Football: Mali beat Ghana to finish third at Africa Cup

Mali finished third at a second consecutive Africa Cup of Nations when they defeated Ghana 3-1 in the play-off match Saturday.

Mahamadou Samassa, Seydou Keita and Sigamary Diarra scored to give Mali victory with Kwadwo Asamoah snatching a soft consolation goal for Ghana at rain-soaked Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium.